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Old 11-02-2008, 09:20 PM   #1
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Toilet Plumbing question..


Ok I have some toilets from back in the early 80's so the older style tank setup.. My question is can I upgrade the tank guts to the new style stuff?

My tank setup looks very close to this....



I was looking at one of the complete kits that come in a green box at Lowes and costs around $40..


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Old 11-03-2008, 08:24 AM   #2
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Unless the toilet tank is leaking between the tank and the base, all that you should need to replace are the fill valve and flapper. Get a Fluidmaster 400A fill valve with a flapper (bubble pack). It comes with easy illustrated installation instructions.
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Old 11-03-2008, 05:45 PM   #3
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Good deal..I'll head to Lowes and grab one..Will make fixing the nasty noise the fill valve makes..Thanks for the help.
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Not only should it eliminate the noise, but also the neccessity for that brick you have in there!
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